Kent State University

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    Kent State University (KSU) is a public research university. It offers baccalaureate, associate, master's, and doctoral programs of study, which include programs such as nursing, business, history, library science, aeronautics, journalism, architecture, etc.
    HQKent, OH, US
    Employee Ratings4.2

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    Employees (est.) (Sept 2021)7,770
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    Key People/Management at Kent State University

    Todd Diacon

    Todd Diacon

    Meghan Harper

    Meghan Harper

    Jennifer O'Connell

    Jennifer O'Connell

    Melody Tankersley

    Melody Tankersley

    Senior Vice President and Provost
    Michelle R. Baldini

    Michelle R. Baldini

    Director of the Reinberger Children's Library Center
    Mark M. Polatajko

    Mark M. Polatajko

    Senior Vice President for Finance and Administration
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    Kent State University Office Locations

    Kent State University has offices in Kent, Ashtabula, Burton, Champion Heights and in 5 other locations
    Kent, OH, US (HQ)
    Schwartz Center, 800 E Summit St
    Ashtabula, OH, US
    3300 Lake Rd W
    Burton, OH, US
    14111 Claridon Troy Rd
    Champion Heights, OH, US
    Mahoning Ave & State Rd NW
    East Liverpool, OH, US
    Main Building, 400 E 4th St
    New Philadelphia, OH, US
    330 University Dr NE
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    Kent State University Blogs

    Leadership Center Names Graham Callahan October 2021 Student Leader of the Month

     Senior Theatre Design major Graham Callahan is the recipient of the Kent State University Leadership Center’s Student Leader of the Month.  The Student Leader of the Month program seeks to recognize students for excellence in leadership through campus and community involvement. Katie Mattise,  Dir…

    BLC Study Abroad Trivia Night

    Groups audience:  College of Business Administration   Join the Business Learning Community (BLC) on October 26, at 7 p.m. in the Dunbar Hall Conference Room. Learn about College of Business Education Abroad opportunities while eating Insomnia Cookies! FREE to attend. Date:  Tuesday, October 26, …


    Leadership Tuscarawas is pleased to announce the formation of four Community Action Project teams. While each project addresses a specific community need, the overall goal of Community Action Projects is to enhance the quality of life for people who live and work in Tuscarawas County. Projects incl…

    Bench Dedicated in Memory of Dr. Carole Barbato on East Liverpool Campus

    Situated between two trees and overlooking the Commons area on the East Liverpool Campus is a beautiful bronze bench with a plaque that reads: “A life that touched others lives on forever.”  The bench was unveiled and dedicated on Sept. 30 to honor the late Dr. Carole A. Barbato, a beloved professo…

    From Student to Researcher: SURE Program 2021 Student Spotlight

    As once stated by educational Pioneer and famous American Philosopher John Dewey, all that we learn is derived from experience. Kent State University continues to foster innovation and promote the development of hands-on learning through various collaborative efforts focused on building experience …

    “Betwixt and Between” by Phillip Buntin

    Groups audience:  Kent State Trumbull “Betwixt and Between” by Phillip Buntin Oct. 25 - Nov. 18 Associate Professor of Art Phillip Buntin presents “Betwixt and Between” an exhibition of paintings exploring ambiguous figure ground relationships with similarly uncertain abstract figures drawn from v…
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    Kent State University Frequently Asked Questions

    • When was Kent State University founded?

      Kent State University was founded in 1910.

    • Who are Kent State University key executives?

      Kent State University's key executives are Todd Diacon, Meghan Harper and Jennifer O'Connell.

    • How many employees does Kent State University have?

      Kent State University has 7,795 employees.

    • Who are Kent State University competitors?

      Competitors of Kent State University include Ohio State University, University of South Florida and Utrecht University.

    • Where is Kent State University headquarters?

      Kent State University headquarters is located at Schwartz Center, 800 E Summit St, Kent.

    • Where are Kent State University offices?

      Kent State University has offices in Kent, Ashtabula, Burton, Champion Heights and in 5 other locations.

    • How many offices does Kent State University have?

      Kent State University has 9 offices.